The Senegalese team were welcomed back home in Dakar with a huge reception at the airport following their triumph at the just concluded Africa Cup of Nation.
Senegal won her first Africa Cup of Nations trophy at the Olembe Stadium in Cameroon defeating Egypt on penalties after playing 120 minutes of football. The game was dominated by the West Africans from kick-off to the final kick of the game. Egypt's goalkeeper who is popularly known as Gabaski made some heroic saves that denied Senegal a goal.
Senegal won the game 4-2 on penalties after playing goalless for over two hours of football. Both teams will play each other in no distant future at the FIFA World Cup qualifier tie played in March 2️022.